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Distance between Rochester, MN (RST) and Austin, TX (AUS)

Flight distance from Rochester to Austin (Rochester International Airport – Austin–Bergstrom International Airport) is 987 miles / 1589 kilometers / 858 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Rochester (RST) to Austin (AUS) is 1104 miles / 1777 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 3 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Rochester to Austin.

Shortest flight path between Rochester International Airport (RST) and Austin–Bergstrom International Airport (AUS).

How far is Austin from Rochester?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Rochester and Austin. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 987.382 miles
  • 1589.037 kilometers
  • 858.012 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 988.948 miles
  • 1591.557 kilometers
  • 859.372 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Rochester International Airport
City: Rochester, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RST
ICAO Code: KRST
Coordinates: 43°54′29″N, 92°30′0″W

B Austin–Bergstrom International Airport
City: Austin, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AUS
ICAO Code: KAUS
Coordinates: 30°11′40″N, 97°40′11″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Rochester and Austin.

Time Difference

Rochester, MN

 CST

Austin, TX

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (331 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Rochester (RST) → Austin (AUS).

Distance:
987
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
987

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